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March Break Madness 2017

March Break Madness 2017

Great work, @StJosephUX! @DurhamCatholic https://t.co/IOWtCWvEPa

Tue Feb 21 18:34:11

RT @OutdoorAdvShow: Water around hydro stations can turn dangerous quickly. Visit @opg's info booth to learn the importance of water #safet…

Tue Feb 21 17:30:17

Thanks students from Forest View Public School! @DurhamDSB https://t.co/8E10Ixy7NX

Tue Feb 21 17:23:54

Some programs require pre-registration. Please see below.
Please plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the event. 

Programs are suitable for children ages 6 to 12.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Monday, March 13

TAKE A HIKE*
WHEN: 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
WHERE: Claremont Conservation Area
(Claremont Field Centre - 4290 Westney Road North)

Find out about the wildlife that calls the Claremont Conservation Area home as we hike to a variety of activity centres and finish with a warming campfire.

* PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

SPRING WATER SURPRISE*
WHEN:  10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
WHERE:  Darlington Nuclear Information Centre
1855 Energy Drive, Courtice

Join staff from Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority to learn about spring water safety through cool science experiments and fun activities.

* PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Tuesday, March 14

KIDS SAFETY VILLAGE
WHEN:  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE:  Kids Safety Village of Durham Region
1129 Athol St., Whitby

Explore safety in a kid-sized village!

ALL ACTIVITIES ARE OUTDOORS. PLEASE DRESS FOR
THE WEATHER.

Wednesday, March 15

COMMUNITY SKATE
WHEN:  9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
WHERE:  South Courtice Arena
1595 Prestonvale Rd., Courtice

Gather your skates, helmet, family and friends. Skating is fun for everyone!

PAD A – LEARNERS SKATE; PAD B – GENERAL PUBLIC SKATE

COMMUNITY SWIM
WHEN:  1 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.
WHERE:  Pickering Recreation Complex
1867 Valley Farm Road, Pickering

Lots of splashing, lots of laughing and great exercise for all. Admission is free during program hours.

POOL HAS  MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY, SO IT’S FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVE.

Thursday, March 16

FAMILY FUN AT THE FARM*
WHEN:  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE:  WindReach Farm (see www.windreachfarm.org)

Enjoy snowshoeing, wagon rides and a campfire. Make crafts and meet the farm animals.

* A $20 CHARITABLE DONATION TO THE FARM IS APPRECIATED. PLEASE DRESS FOR THE WEATHER. FOOD AND REFRESHMENTS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE.

Friday, March 17

MAPLE TIME FUN*
WHEN:  9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE:  Purple Woods Conservation Area
Maple Syrup Festival, North Oshawa

From the clear sap of a maple tree comes one of Canada's tastiest treats. OPG activities are FREE but there's a $5 per person admission fee to Purple Woods.

* ADMISSION TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE AT WWW.CLOCA.COM; ADDITIONAL COST FOR NON-OPG ACTIVITIES.

EUREKA*
WHEN:  10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
WHERE:  Pickering Nuclear Information Centre
1675 Montgomery Park Road, Pickering

Calling all scientists! Embark on a journey of discovery, and unlock the mystery and magic of science with Let's Talk Science and the Pickering Library.